Roger Aaron Walcott was born in Puerto Rico on December 31, 1906. After graduating from Otis Art Institute (Los Angeles) in 1925, Walcott went to Europe to study with Hans Hofmann.
Returning to southern California, he became a rancher. He died in Fresno, CA on July 15, 1995.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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